When is video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) indicated in the diagnosis of solitary pulmonary nodules?

Updated: Aug 22, 2019
  • Author: Pujan H Patel, MD; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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A biopsy can be obtained from a superficial, pleural-based lesion, or the lesion can be resected using this approach. [44, 45, 46]


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